Severus Snape, thinking he was going to have a relaxing summer of just brewing potions at his manor and not have to deal with brats each day, his summer plans change when on the first night back from Hogwarts, an upset Lily Potter visits him in a dream, needing his help to rescue her son.
Reluctantly, he checks on the Potter brat at his relatives home that same night, only to discover that all is not what it seems.
|Takes Place: 3rd summer, 3rd Year
|Snape flavour: Angry Snape, Comforting Snape, Controlling Snape, Depressed Snape, Desperate Snape, Kind Snape, Loving Snape, Out of Character Snape, Overly-protective Snape
|Categories: Healer Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
||Genres: Angst, Family, Fluff, Hurt/Comfort
|Tags: Adoption, Injured!Harry, Kidnapped!Harry, Snape-meets-Dursleys
||Word count: 121351
|Main Characters: .Snape and Harry (required), Original Character
21 Aug 2016 - Updated:
07 Sep 2022
1. Chapter 1 Something's Not Right by Mae19 [Reviews - 17] (5402 words)
My first Severitus fanfiction. Hope you enjoy :D
For those of you who have already read this chapter, yes I have changed it, added more words, different start and a bit more of Vernon Dursley.
2. Chapter 2 Shocking Results by Mae19 [Reviews - 7] (3404 words)
Hey guys, thank you for all the lovely reviews 😀😀
sorry I took so long but I kept on changing this chapter for awhile until I figured out how I wanted it to start and end.
Hopefully you'll all enjoy this chapter and I'll try not to take so long with the next chapter.
Now on with the story xxx
3. Chapter 3 Harry's new guardian by Mae19 [Reviews - 4] (2173 words)
Hey guys, for those wondering what's happened to Hedwig, she'll be back in the not too distant future.
This chapter didn't take me as long to write like the last chapter did, actually it took me a day to write a86;a86;
I hope you enjoy and thanks for all the lovely reviews xxx
4. Chapter 4 Confessions & the rules by Mae19 [Reviews - 4] (3770 words)
Hey guys, sorry to keep you all waiting but I have been busy all week with looking for a job, my parents friend offered me a job to clean new builds so when I do take the job I probably will take longer to write and upload any future chapters, but I promise you that I will not abandon this story.
Lilyflower101: Vernon Dursley, will be punished in a later chapter 😊 😊
Nightshade sydneylover150: yes Dumbledore was hoping Severus would want permanent guardianship, you'll find out why in a future chapter xx
Kendra Dhyanna: Thank you and I will continue with this story.
Now on with the chapter xx 😊😊
5. Chapter 5 Tour Of Snape Manor by Mae19 [Reviews - 2] (6440 words)
Hey guys, sorry I took so long. I've been so busy lately that I didn't get time to writing this, also I had been bouncing back and forth with this chapter, wondering what to write, suffering from a bad case of writers block.
Thank you so much everyone for all your lovely reviews xxx
On with the story
6. Chapter 6 Several Days Later by Mae19 [Reviews - 5] (5903 words)
Wow a whole month this took me to write, quicker than the last chapter.
I had trouble with the title at first, trying to decide what to call it. The idea just came to me right this moment :D
Thank you so much for all the lovely reviews xxxx now on with the story
hope you enjoy xxx
7. Chapter 7 Madame Beaumont - Part 1 by Mae19 [Reviews - 1] (6227 words)
Hey guys, sorry I took so long with posting this chapter, to tell you the truth, I was struggling with writing the chapter, kept on having to edit, change or add some words.
Had to spit this chapter up into two parts, as it was twenty pages long, with 10,992 words. Longest chapter I've written so far.
Thanks for the lovely reviews and hope you guys enjoy this chapter just as much as I do xxx
8. Madame Beaumont - Part 2 by Mae19 [Reviews - 1] (4771 words)
Second part of chapter 7, hope you liked reading the first part.
9. Chapter 8 P.T.S.G by Mae19 [Reviews - 1] (6513 words)
Nightshade sydneylover150 - correct, 150 points to Slytherin, Professor Snape is proud of you :P Harry is suffering from PTSD, tried to follow the symptoms as accurately as possible.
Fmh - correct as well, but I can't award you any points since you're unsorted. Harry was purposely staying up so not to disturb Snape.
Lilyflower101 - Lol, I agree, somebody should pour toilet cleaner down Petunia's throat....don't worry, she'll be punished soon enough.
10. Chapter 9 The Wrong Decision? by Mae19 [Reviews - 2] (3635 words)
Hey guys, sorry for the long wait, again, but finally I uploaded the chapter. Hope you guys like it xxx
11. Chapter 10 One Step Forward by Mae19 [Reviews - 2] (4645 words)
Hey guys, sorry I took so long, been busy with driving lessons and so on, but I'm back now. Thanks for the lovely reviews xxx
On with the story
12. Chapter 11 Harry's Nightmare by Mae19 [Reviews - 3] (5387 words)
Hey guys, thanks for all the lovely reviews, I've been busy reccently with driving lessons and other things.
Who saw the super blue blood moon eclipse on Wednesday. I did and it was amazing to watch.
On with the story xx
13. Chapter 12 Two Steps Back by Mae19 [Reviews - 3] (5985 words)
Hey guys, thanks for the lovely reviews, and sorry for taking so long.
Hope you guys had a good a week, I know I definitely did. On with the story xxx
14. Chapter 13 Revenge Is A Dish Best Served Cold by Mae19 [Reviews - 2] (5729 words)
Hey, guys, loved reading all your lovely reviews. Chocolate frogs for everyone XD
Anyway, this next chapter has something you've all been hoping for...
Severus decides to pay a certain muggle a visit.
15. Chapter 14 Unexpected Guest by Mae19 [Reviews - 1] (6393 words)
Guess who's back?
16. Chapter 15 Gifts by Mae19 [Reviews - 2] (6589 words)
Harry receives some gifts and Severus and Des decide to bring Harry somewhere for his birthday...
17. Chapter 16 Fun Fair by Mae19 [Reviews - 4] (5124 words)
Sorry I took so long. Just been busy, but I've managed to write an extra two chapters, which, once I've checked they're fine, they will be uploaded ASAP.
Thanks for being patience and the lovely reviews.
18. Chapter 17 Eye Test by Mae19 [Reviews - 3] (3647 words)
Hey guys, I'm back. Soz I took so long with uploading, I've just been busy and was in the UK for a couple of months. Good news is, I've got a couple of more chapters written and will hopefully add them asap.
Hope everyone had a good summer/winter, depending on where you are in the world.
on with the story xx
19. Chapter 18 Shopping In Diagon Alley by Mae19 [Reviews - 2] (6054 words)
Hey guys, I'm back with another chapter and as promised, longer than the previous. Thanks for all the lovely reviews and enjoy the chapter xxx
20. Chapter 19 Defense Lessons by Mae19 [Reviews - 1] (7733 words)
After some spell checks, thoroughly reading through this and making sure each character was in character, I've finally decided to upload this chapter and hope you guys will enjoy.
21. Chapter 20 Change Of Plans by Mae19 [Reviews - 2] (6986 words)
Hey guys, back again. Hope you guys have all had a love Christmas break xxx
22. Chapter 21 Back To Hogwarts by Mae19 [Reviews - 4] (8732 words)
Reviews were awesome as always. Enjoy xx
23. A/N by Mae19 [Reviews - 2] (109 words)
Hey guys, sorry I took so long. I haven't forgotten about this story and I'm still writing the next chapters.
To be continued...
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